Sunday, September 22, 2019
The Nigerian Mission in South Africa says no Nigerian died in the fresh attacks in the country but over 50 vehicles and other property worth millions of dollars owned by Nigerians were vandalised, burnt or stolen. Godwin Adama, Nigeria’s consul general...
Lai Mohammed, minister of information, says the attack on South African businesses in Nigeria will hurt Nigerians more. Ever since the latest reports of xenophobic attacks in South Africa broke, there have been attacks on South African businesses across the...
The Presidency on Tuesday announced the postponement of the Federal Executive Council meeting slated for Wednesday, September 4. The President’s Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, confirmed this in a statement in Abuja. Shehu stated that the decision...
One of the MTN offices in Apapa, Lagos, has been set on fire by Nigerians protesting the recent xenophobic attacks. MTN is a telecommunications company owned by South Africans. Twitter user @milksha64693019, shared the photos of the torched building online. LIB
Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, has summoned the South African High Commissioner to Nigeria, Bobby Moroe, over the xenophobic attacks on Nigerians in South Africa. The envoy was expected to meet with the minister by 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday. A...
The Supreme Court on Monday dismissed a suit seeking the disqualification of President Muhammadu Buhari from the last presidential election for lying on oath. The appellants, Kalu Kalu, Labaran Ismail and Hassy El-Kuris, had approached the Supreme Court to nullify...
Two buses belonging to the Bus Rapid Transport scheme on Monday collided at Asolo area of Ikorodu, Lagos State. According to the Lagos State Traffic Management Agency, which shared photos from the accident scene on its official Twitter handle,  the...
The immediate past governor of Zamfara, Abdulaziz Yari, has said that anyone with any corruption issue against him should come forward with it. Mr Yari gave the challenge on Sunday at his home in Talata Mafara when he received leaders...
The Process and Industrial Developments, on Sunday, expressed its readiness to negotiate with Nigeria over the $9.6bn judgment of a United Kingdom court that may authorise the company to seize the nation’s assets to offset the judgment debt. The company,...
By Eric Elezuo On August 16, 2019, the Nigerian government received the greatest shock of its administration when a British Court awarded over $9 billion damages against it for failing to honour a contract in a landmark judgement. The judgment, which...

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